All Events

  • August 31, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • August 31, 2015 - 10:00am

    Artistic rendition of the capsizing of the DeBraak by Peggy Kane, 1990.

  • August 31, 2015 - 10:30am

    REPEATS WEEKLY. Join a knowledgeable Lewes Historical Society guide on board the Cape Water Taxi for a cruise along the Lewes Canal (once Lewes Creek). Journey back in time into Lewes’s maritime past through the centuries. Learn of the explorers who first put Cape Henlopen on the map. Recall the pirates that sailed the same local waters you'll travel upon. Come to understand the difficulties in navigating the Cape's sometime treacherously shallow waters. View lighthouses that for generations have assisted in guiding ships, visitors, cargo and stories through the area.

  • September 1, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 2, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 2, 2015 - 10:00am

    Function @  “The Junction”

    (The Laurel Junction, that is)

     

    Wednesday, Sept 2

     

    Live Entertainment

     

    Local Favorite Tony Windsor!

    Performs Hits from the 50’s to the 80’s!

     

     

    Tax-Free Shopping!

     

  • September 2, 2015 - 1:00pm

    REPEATS WEEKLY. Each Wednesday through September 2nd, the Ocean View Historical Complex will be open from 1:00-4:00. Please stop by and visit this charming site, adjacent to a delightful park. See the period furnished house from 1860, the first free-standing post office in Ocean View, and a replica of the chicken house that started a still-thriving poultry industry. Free Guided tours, 39 Central Ave. Parking available at the old O.V. Town Hall, 32 West Ave.

  • September 3, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 3, 2015 - 7:00pm

    Classical and contemporary ballet highlights performed by First State Ballet Theatre, Delaware’s professional ballet company. Enjoy an enchanting performance by this professional company of bright young dancers performing under the artistic direction of Kirov-trained Pasha Kambalov.

    Cost: Free

    For more information, go to:  www.freemanstage.org

  • September 3, 2015 - 8:30pm

    Every Thursday the Town of Bethany Beach has a bonfire on the beach. The town offers free roasting sticks, marshmallows, and glow bracelets (while supplies last).  Bonfires will start around dusk.

    For more information and updates, go to:  www.townofbethanybeach.com

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